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kahuna (plural kahunas or kahuna)
- American yankee or leader.
- Priest of high rank, or often said of an expert in a profession, such as dentistry.
- Sorcerer, magician or wizard.
kahuna (irregular plural kāhuna)
- priest, sorcerer, magician, minister, wizard
- expert in any profession (doctors, surgeons, dentists were referred to as such in the 1845 laws)